Hometown: Miami, FL
KEION AT A GLANCE: Impact player on both ends of the court ... Shot blocker and game changer ... Plays with great energy ... Has a solid mid-ranger jumper in addition to his low post game ... Tremendous offensive rebounder ... Makes teammates better and more confident as the last line of defense ... Displays a consistent work rate.
PREVIOUS COLLEGE (Jacksonville University): Played one season for Cliff Warren at Jacksonville University ... Played just under 10 minutes per game as the Dolphins went 20-11, 13-7 in the Atlantic Sun ... Averaged 3.6 points per game for the Dolphins ... Shot 55.4 percent from the floor and 55.6 percent from the free-throw line ... Chipped in with 37 rebounds ... Was second on the squad with 26 blocked shots.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played four seasons at South Miami HS under coach Robert Doctor ... averaged 13.9 points, 7.0 rebounds and 2.8 blocks per game as a senior to earn second team all-Dade County honors ... Spent one year at Fishburne Military Academy in Virginia after high school.
PERSONAL: Son of Antoinette Palmer ... Majoring in sport management.